Hivpoint organizes together with Trasek an STI testing event for trans and non-binary people at Hivpoint’s Helsinki Office 19th odf November at 5pm to 7pm.
There is HIV rapid testing available at the clinic. You can also get tested for Hepatitis C if needed.Chlamydia and gonorrhea samples are taken from urine (self-sample), throat and anus (self-sample).The syphilis test is a blood test.
Don’t urinate at least 1 hour before giving the urine sample. Chlamydia and gonorrhea tests cannot be taken if you are on antibiotics. The tests can be taken a week after antibiotic treatment.
You have to show your identity card (for the laboratory system).You don’t need a Finnish social security number or residence permit in Finland to use the clinic service. Also visitors can use the clinic.
Trasek is a Finnish association for transgender and intersex rights. Trasek advocates for human rights, anti-discrimination measures as well as proper medical care for transgender and intersex individuals.
Address: Unioninkatu 45 K